Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America

Railroaded: The Transcontinentals and the Making of Modern America

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A new, incisive history of the transcontinental railroads and how they transformed America in the decades after the Civil War. The transcontinental railroads of the late nineteenth century were the first corporate behemoths. Their attempts to generate profits from proliferating debt sparked devastating panics in the U.S. economy. Their dependence on public largess drew them into the corridors of power, initiating new forms of corruption. Their operations rearranged… (más)

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Editor: W. W. Norton & Company (23 de mayo de 2011)

Format: EPUB

Número de páginas: 660 páginas

Tamaño del archivo: 2,5 MB

Protección: DRM

Idioma: Inglés


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